Meet Author Austin Gardner June 1

book jacket, Change Lives by Changing YoursCome chat with author Austin Gardner whose new book is entitled Change Lives by Changing Yours: with Faith, Love, and Motivation.

Mr. Gardner is a student at the University of Findlay.  He holds an undergraduate degree in Sport and Event Management and is currently working toward a Master of Arts in Education majoring in Human Resource Development with a Leadership Emphasis. 

He is from Bowling Green, Ohio and attended St. John’s Jesuit high school. He is a member of the UF basketball team, is Vice President of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, is President of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee, serves as an orientation leader, and he volunteers his time with the Hancock County Special Olympics.

His future goals are to become a collegiate basketball coach and to continue to help others grow in their faith while guiding them to achieve their goals.  An avid reader, he found himself reading many books about coaches, athletes, and spirituality. He says, “Those books helped me in my faith, lifestyle, and mindset.”

Mr. Gardner will be meeting and talking with readers – and signing copies of his book – from 12:00pm to 1:00pm.  His book will also be available for purchase at the event.  Copies of his book are available for check out from the library now.